Danish Parliamentarians on board Ship to Gaza

Press release Created 14/5 2015 at 01:40

On Thursday May 14 at 2 PM CET Ship to Gaza´s trawler Marianne leaves Malmö and Sweden and crosses the sound, one of the shortest legs in her 5000 naval miles long journey from Gothenburg to Gaza. On board are Danish and Norwegian members of Parliament as well as other well known Scandinavian activists, artists and academics:Rosa Lund, Member of Parliament (Denmark)Rosa Lund, Member of Parliament (Denmark)

  • Öslem Sara Cekic, Member of Parliament (Denmark)
  • Haifa Awad, doctor and blogger (Denmark)
  • Espen Weile-Kjer DJ, artist (Denmark)
  • Mikael Wiehe, artist (Sweden)
  • Helena Lindholm Schultz, professor (Sweden)
  • Lennart Berggren, film maker (Sweden)
  • Åsmund Aukhust, Arbeiderpartiet, Member of Parliament (Norway)
  • Kerstin Thornberg, activist, nurse (Sweden)

Press conference in Copenhagen will be held at 6.30 PM CET at Islands Brygga 22, 2300 S. The events in Copenhagen are organized in cooperation with Free Gaza Denmark.

For more information, contact Ship to Gaza’s media coordinator Staffan Granér (below)